3 Ways to CleanYour CentralHVAC System’s Evaporator Coil

3 Ways to CleanYour CentralHVAC System’s Evaporator Coil

If you’re wondering why your HVAC system isn’t working as well as it should, the problem may lie with a clogged evaporator coil. Located deep within the indoor cabinet of your central air conditioner or heat pump, the evaporator coil may become clogged with dust, dirt, and debris over time. Mold, mildew, and algae can […]

HVAC Maintenance Tips for First-Time Homeowners

HVAC Maintenance Tips for First-Time Homeowners

HVAC maintenance can be a mystery for first-time homeowners. For people who are used to renting, taking care of a new home’s air conditioner and furnace can be intimidating. However, performing periodic maintenance on your air conditioner and furnace can help you take care of your new home and extend the service life of your […]

Replacing an Old Furnace Is Often Better Than Repairing It

Posted in Heating

Some homeowners take pride in their ability to keep an old furnace running for years and years-even if doing so requires frequent repairs and calls to an emergency HVAC company. But while you may be able to keep that old furnace limping along indefinitely with the right parts and a good repair person, this is […]

Heating Up: 7 Signs That Your Furnace Needs Repairs

Heating Up: 7 Signs That Your Furnace Needs Repairs

When the weather gets cold, you rely on your furnace to keep your home comfortable and to prevent seasonal issues like burst pipes. However, because your furnace stays off for half the year, the unit can become damaged without your realizing it. When an issue arises with your unit, it’s important to schedule furnace repairs […]

Weather the Winter Wonderland: Tips to Prep Your Heater

Posted in Heating

What do you think of when you imagine winter? Hopefully you imagine good things, like snowball fights or sleigh rides across the white landscape. Or maybe you imagine sitting in your warm home, curled up in a┬áblanket with a cup of hot chocolate as you watch the snow fall. But you might also have other […]

How to Find the Right Furnace Filter

As a responsible homeowner, you know you have to change your furnace filter regularly. After all, your filter protects your blower fan and compressor from particles and debris that would otherwise damage your unit. But when you go to the local department store, you can’t help but feel a little overwhelmed by the options. The […]

Reduce Heating Costs and Gain Better Health With This

Reduce Heating Costs and Gain Better Health With This

Dry air in your home is stealing moisture from your skin. What?! Yes, this is true. In the winter, when we are running our furnaces, the humidity in the average house can drop to as low as 5%. To put it in perspective, the Sahara Desert has a relative humidity of 25%. Having dry air […]

This is the Biggest Way to Save on Winter Heating Costs

Posted in Heating
This is the Biggest Way to Save on Winter Heating Costs

The cool, crisp morning is a reminder that fall is here. While many will hold out on turning the furnace on, it will become inevitable. Utility costs are rising and many home owners are looking for ways to save money while still keeping their families warm and comfortable. One of the biggest ways to save […]